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Welcome to Sea Colony Tennis

PRO SHOP OPEN DAILY FROM 8 AM - 6 PM

39359 Racquet Ln, Bethany Beach, DE 19930  •  302.539.4488

2019 Tennis Resorts Online survey ranks Sea Colony in the Top 25 Resorts, Top 20 camps, & No. 4 for Best Resort Junior Programs

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Reserve a Court

Sea Colony Renters - Reserving Courts

 

Sea Colony Renters can reserve a court by coming into the Pro Shop with their guest badges. Renters are permitted to reserve a court up to 1 day in advance. Renters may not reserve courts over the phone or online.

Sea Colony Owners - Reserving Courts

 

Court Reserve is an online court reservation system for Sea Colony Homeowners only. Homeowners will be permitted to reserve a court up to 3 days in advance beginning at 12:30 pm.  

Owners can register for a Court Reserve account by clicking here.

the premier tennis

Event at the Beach!

Friday September 17th

Play begins at 12 noon (Beer Garden Opens) 

Saturday September 18th

Players Party with live music and food 

Sunday September 19th

Championship Sunday with a Lucky Losers bloody mary bar.

EARLY REGISTRATION FOR OWNERS BEGINS JUNE 5th

 

ADULT TENNIS

Improve. Play. Repeat.

Clinics

 

LIVE BALL CARDIO TENNIS | 8AM

DAILY

All levels - Fast-paced games to get your heart pumping.

$20 SC Homeowners/$25 Guests*

 

CARDIO TENNIS | 9AM

DAILY

All levels - Hit a ton of balls during this exhilarating cardiovascular workout. $20 SC Homeowners/$25 Guests*

ADULT CLINIC

DAILY

1 hour instructional clinics that emphasize technique and footwork followed by games.

 

Beginner - 9AM - Level 2.5 & below

Intermediate - 10AM - Level 3.0-3.5

Advanced - 11AM - Level 4.0+ ONLY


$20 SC Homeowners/$25 Guests* per clinic

ALL ABOUT DOUBLES | 3PM

MON. & WED.

This 1-hour clinic emphasizes communication, court positioning, and shot selection for doubles. $20 SC Homeowners/$25 Guests*

*Please note: There is a $3 drop-in fee for ALL clinic sign ups. To avoid the drop-in fee, register 1 day in advance.

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JUNIOR TENNIS

Improve. Play. Repeat.

Clinics - Summer Schedule (starts 6/14)

 

LITTLE HITTERS (ages 4-7) | 1-2pm

MONDAY - FRIDAY

Our Little Hitters red ball program teaches tennis FUNdamentals through drills and games.

$20 SC Homeowners/$25 Guests*

 

FUTURES (ages 8-12) | 2-3pm

MONDAY - FRIDAY

Our Futures orange ball program focuses on technique, gameplay, and teamwork.

$20 SC Homeowners/$25 Guests*

TENNIS FOR TEENS (ages 13+) | 3-5pm

MONDAY - THURSDAY

Tennis for Teens focuses on introduction and continued training of technique, mental toughness, strategy and fitness. It's never too early to start preparing for your high school tennis season!

$40 SC Homeowners/$50 Guests*

*Please note: There is a $3 drop-in fee for ALL clinic sign ups. To avoid the drop-in fee, register 1 day in advance.

PRIVATE LESSONS

Personalized Instruction. Year Round.

Private Lessons are fully customizable and can range from match play to mental toughness and strategy to stroke development.

 

Private Lessons are available 7 days a week!

Call 302-539-4488 to schedule yours today.

TENNIS LESSON RATES

Director of Tennis $90/hr

Assistant Director $85/hr

Senior Tennis Professional $85/hr

Seasonal Pros $80/hr

1/2 hour lessons are also available. The price is half the hourly rate. Private lessons available for ages 4+

Mental Toughness Coaching | $100​

Through a variety of strategies and techniques such as self-talk, imagery, and cognitive-behavioral routines, you will take your game to the next level. 

 

Coached by Director of Tennis, Thomas Johnston. 

(Virtual Appointments also available, contact Pro Shop).

WORLD CLASS TENNIS INSTRUCTION

 

Sea Colony Summer Pros

Jack Brandenburg

Seasonal Tennis Professional

St. Mary's College of Maryland

Hometown: Annapolis, MD

Fun Fact: I once reached the finals of a curling tournament

Audrey Greene

Seasonal Tennis Professional

Fordham University

Hometown: White Hall, MD

Fun Fact: I'm studying for my Personal Training Certification 

Ethan Garren

Seasonal Tennis Professional

St. Mary's College of Maryland

Hometown: Arnold, MD

Fun Fact: I co-founded a touch football league in college

Stefan Hein

Seasonal Tennis Professional

Salisbury University

Hometown: Olney, MD

Fun Fact: Hershey bars are my favorite snack

Evan Hine

Seasonal Tennis Professional

Mount St. Mary's University

Hometown: Waynesboro, PA

Fun Fact: I have crooked pinkies

Josh Spiers

Seasonal Tennis Professional

Mount St. Mary's University

Hometown: Ponca City, OK

Fun Fact: I lived in Seoul, South Korea for 2 years

Mitch Desmond

Seasonal Tennis Professional

Salisbury University

Hometown: Moorestown, NJ

Fun Fact: I play tennis

Ethan Yu

Seasonal Tennis Professional

Ursinus College

Hometown: Wilmington, DE

Fun Fact: I can play 4 instruments

Russel Willenborg

Seasonal Tennis Professional

Salisbury University

Hometown: Fork, MD

Fun Fact: I love the Miami Dolphins

Sea Colony Full-Time Pros

Thomas Johnston

Director of Tennis USPTA, PTR, MS

 

Thomas is a three-time collegiate All-American and former head men's tennis coach at the University of Virginia. At UVA, Johnston established himself as one of the most innovative and successful coaches in the country. In 1997, UVA qualified for the national team tournament for the first time in the school's history. In another first, Thomas led his team to the finals of the 1998 ACC Championships and NCAA Regional Championships. Under his leadership, the team's NCAA national ranking improved from No. 95 to No. 15. Upon graduating, several of his students went on to achieve ATP world rankings.

 

With a master's degree in sports psychology, Thomas is a respected speaker offering seminars on the mental and strategic aspects of tennis.

Before joining Sea Colony, Thomas headed an award-winning tennis program at Wintergreen Resort in Virginia for 10 years. He was also named the USTA's 2015 Delaware District Pro of the Year.

Under Thomas' guidance as Tennis Director, Sea Colony is one of the top 20 resorts in the country, according to Tennis Resorts Online.com. In 2012 and 2016, Johnston led Sea Colony to a USTA Outstanding Facility of the Year award. Recently, Thomas was named 2019 Tournament Director of the Year for his leadership at October’s Boys 16 & Under National Clay Court Championship and June’s Vacasa Pro Women’s Open at Sea Colony, a $25,000 USTA Pro Circuit clay-court event.

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NIKE

TENNIS

CAMPS

Serious. Fun.

The Junior Nike Tennis Camps at Sea Colony Beach Resort are a tennis day camps for kids looking to receive high-level tennis training, work on their technique, and be challenged by their peers.

The Nike Tennis Camp at Sea Colony Beach Resort is among the top junior tennis camps in Delaware. Come enjoy your summer, make friends and elevate your tennis game.

The Adult Nike Tennis Camps at Sea Colony Beach Resort offer 8-hour adult tennis clinics for players ages 18+. Elevate your game and enjoy a summer vacation at one of the top tennis camps for adults in Delaware!

 

The Nike Adult Tennis Camp's talented teaching staff tailors their instruction to your game and your goals, promoting learning while having fun.

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Sea Colony Tennis

39359 Racquet Lane,

Bethany Beach, Delaware 19930  •  302.539.4488